What does a Senior Data Scientist do?
Data scientists utilize their analytical, statistical, and programming skills to collect, analyze, and interpret large data sets. They then use this information to develop data-driven solutions to difficult business challenges. Data scientists commonly have a bachelor's degree in statistics, math, computer science, or economics. Data scientists have a wide range of technical competencies including: statistics and machine learning, coding languages, databases, machine learning, and reporting technologies.
Senior Data Scientist Salaries
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Senior Data Scientist Career Path
Learn how to become a Senior Data Scientist, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.
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“Management really makes an effort to make sure you develop your career and skills in the way that you want”
“I really enjoyed the opportunity to experiment and try new/state of the art techniques in the DS team”
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“Not much Salary hikes past 3 years....max was 5% for top performers and min was 1%”
“This is a good place once you want your career to coast and build your 401k and HSA.”
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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of a senior data scientist
When working as a senior data scientist, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Machine Learning, Python SAS, Statistics, Natural Language Processing and Hadoop SPARK.
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The most common qualifications to become a senior data scientist is a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and an average of 0 - 1 of experience not including years spent in education and/or training.